• Dr. deShazo sees patients with a variety of solid tumors and is especially interested in lung and genitourinary malignancies. She has taught medical students Introduction to Clinical Medicine for more than 5 years and was recently selected as one of ten faculty designated as Core Clinical Faculty for the Department of Internal Medicine Residency training program.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2019 Patient Demographics and Referral Patterns for [F-18]Fluciclovine-PET Imaging at a Tertiary Academic Medical CenterJournal of the American College of Radiology.  16:315-320. 2019
    2017 Pilot phase II study of metronomic chemotherapy in combination with bevacizumab in patients with advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancerLung Cancer.  106:125-130. 2017
    2015 Effect of African-American Race on Tumor Recurrence after Radical Cystectomy for Urothelial Carcinoma of the BladderClinical Genitourinary Cancer.  13:469-475. 2015
    2014 Prognostic risk stratification derived from individual patient level data for men with advanced penile squamous cell carcinoma receiving first-line systemic therapyUrologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations.  32:501-508. 2014
    2013 Erratum to "Management of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in the elderly: Review and recommendations" [J. Geriatr. Oncol. 3 (2012) 265-272]Journal of Geriatric Oncology.  4:98. 2013
    2012 Management of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in the elderly: Review and recommendationsJournal of Geriatric Oncology.  3:265-272. 2012
    2012 Senior adult oncology: Clinical practice guidelines in oncologyJournal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.  10:162-209. 2012
    2012 Treatment of non-small cell lung cancer in the older patientJournal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.  10:230-239. 2012
    2009 Intensive anti-inflammatory therapy with dexamethasone in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: Effect on chemotherapy toxicity and efficacyCancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology.  63:731-743. 2009

    Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine in Internal Medicine Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 2001
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2003
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2006
  • Full Name

  • Mollie Deshazo